Legacy of the Luoshu: The 4,000 Year Search for the Meaning of the Magic Square of Order Three, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Legacy of the Luoshu

The 4,000 Year Search for the Meaning of the Magic Square of Order Three, 1st Edition

By Frank Swetz

A K Peters/CRC Press

228 pages

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A symbol of the Divine, a good luck charm, a cosmogram of the world order, a template for fengshui-through the ages, the luoshu, or magic squre of order three, has fascinated people of many different cultures. In this riveting account of cultural detective work, renowned mathematics educator, Frank J. Swetz relates how he uncovered the previously h

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